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The bite of the mango / by Mariatu Kamara ; with Susan McClelland

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Material Type
Book
Author
Kamara, Mariatu.
Publication Info.
[Toronto] : Annick Press, [2008]
Publication Info.
©2008

Details

Description
216 pages : illustrations, maps, portraits ; 23 cm
Summary
When Mariatu set out for a neighborhood village in Sierra Leone, she was kidnapped and tortured, and both of her hands cut off. She turned to begging to survive. This heart-rending memoir is a testament to her courage and resilience. Today she is a UNICEF Special Representative for Children and Armed Conflict.
Study Program
Accelerated Reader AR UG 5.5 8.0 126920.
Subject
Kamara, Mariatu -- Juvenile literature.
Sierra Leone -- History -- Civil War, 1991-2002 -- Personal narratives -- Juvenile literature.
Sierra Leone -- History -- Civil War, 1991-2002 -- Children -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
War victims -- Sierra Leone -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Amputees -- Sierra Leone -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Added Author
McClelland, Susan.
ISBN
9781554511587 (paperback)
1554511585 (paperback)
9781554511594 (bound)
1554511593 (bound)